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Miners Cottage
Blaenau Ffestiniog

Miners Cottage, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £237.00

This delightful mid-terrace cottage is situated in an elevated situation on the outskirts of the historic slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, right in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. This cottage is deceptively spacious for a traditional slate miners cottage and provides a wonderful base for exploring the area with its rich cycle paths, walks, rivers and waterfalls and is perfect for a couple, friends or a family who love the outdoors. Sympathetically refurbished and renovated to a good standard, this charming cottage is lovingly maintained and well-presented by the owner; attention to detail is obvious with lots of wonderful muted colours, co-ordinating soft furnishings and wonderful fabrics.

Miners cottages is very individual and stylish and has some lovely features, including a wonderful fireplace in the sitting room housing an attractive wood burning stoves which creates a wonderful ambience and a relaxing atmosphere on those cooler evenings. The kitchen caters for all your needs and the conservatory is a lovely place to sit and relax, enjoy a good book or to enjoy a meal together but with a choice of pubs and eating establishments within a fifteen minute walk, all offering evening meals, I doubt you’ll want to cook! The downstairs shower room is modern whilst upstairs there are two well-appointed bedrooms, all with a pleasant outlook over countryside and encompassing craggy scenery. The cottage has a lovely enclosed rear patio which is a lovely place to sit out and enjoy the evening sun.

Just across from the cottage is Llechwedd slate cavers and ZipWorld Titan, Zip Caverns and Bounce Below, there is also a café and Antur Stiniog extreme downhill mountain bike tracks and trails and a 15 minute stroll and you are in the town centre, offering a variety of shops, tea rooms, pubs and eating establishments. The famous Ffestiniog to Porthmadog Steam Railway starts its journey here too! Whilst the coastal towns of Harlech and Criccieth, with their medieval Castles and wonderful sandy beaches and hidden coves, and the Italian village and gardens of Portmeirion are all reached in just 30 minutes. With Snowdonia on the doorstep, and Anglesey and the Llyn Peninsula easily reached, this is a perfect cottage for all to enjoy, whatever the time of year.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly



Linen provided
Towels provided


Double Beds

Twin Beds


Electric heating with woodburning stove
Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, 2 x TVs (one Smart) with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Roadside parking outside the cottage for 1 car
Enclosed rear patio with seating
One well-behaved dog welcome (downstairs only, please bring own dog beds, blankets and towels)
Sorry, no smoking
Shops, pubs, cinema and eating establishments 1 mile
Note: Children aged 9 years and over only
Note: Maximum 4 people
Note: 3 steps between patio levels
Note: Check in is 4pm

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Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Dolwyddelan Castle - 3.4 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Bryn Gwynant Gardens - 4.2 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Plas Tan-Y-Bwlch Gardens - 5 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Ty Mawr Wybrnant - 5.2 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Tomen-y-Mur Roman Fort - 5.5 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Dinas Castle - 5.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Plas Brondanw Gardens - 5.9 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Bryn-y-Gefeiliau Roman Fort - 6.8 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Swallow Falls Waterfall - 7.5 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Conwy Falls - 8 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

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